LONDON

The College of Human Sciences London Interior Design and Decorative Arts Study Tour provides students with opportunities to experience a unique cultural view of the European Interior Design Industry along with its rich history. London contains more museums than any other city in the world and the most renowned auction houses. This unique study abroad opportunity combines classroom knowledge with field experiences, such as a behind the scenes visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum and visits to Christies and Bonhams, and is a perfect option for students who are looking for a less expensive and shorter study abroad program.

DATES:

SPRING 2018

  • Application Due: March 9, 2018
  • First Payment Due:
  • Final Payment Due:
  • Depart for London: May 5, 2018
  • Return to the U.S.: May 13, 2018

Download a copy of the HS.UK.TentativeProgramAgenda.pdf

London

COURSES

Students participating in this program will be enrolled in either:
CADS 3940 (3 credit hours)
CADS 7940 (3 credit hours)
Faculty Director: Anne Beth Presley

PROGRAM COSTS

Program fee of $5,600 includes:

  • United Healthcare Global
  • Round trip airfare from Atlanta to London plus airline taxes and fuel surcharges
  • 7 night’s hotel accommodation (double or triple occupancy with private bathrooms)
  • Breakfast daily
  • Farewell dinner at a local pub restaurant
  • Roundtrip airport transfers by private motor coach and with Select Travel Study escort
  • 7 day London tube pass
  • Fashion walking tour
  • Visit to leading British fashion publisher
  • Full day excursion from London to Nottingham with tour of the lacemaking district and Lace Market Centre
  • Visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Meeting and visit to East End fashion design house
  • Fashion and Textile Museum
  • Visit to West End theatre costumiers
  • East End Creative Fashion tour
  • Half day workshop at a London fashion school
  • Visit to the Tower of London
  • Visit to Westminster Abbey
  • Tickets to a West End show
  • Departure airport transfer to Heathrow
  • Local taxes and service charges

The program fee does not include:

  • $1000 Check (required); applied to the cost of the trip.
  • Travel to and from the Atlanta airport
  • Items not listed above, such as:
    • Lunches and dinners (except the farewell dinner)
    • Items of a personal nature (e.g., hotel extras, laundry, phone)
    • Optional visits
    • Passport and/or visa fees

PASSPORT/VISA

If you do not have a passport: Please check http://travel.state.gov for the nearest local passport office and forms. Application for a United States passport should be made at least 120 days in advance of your departure date. Auburn Abroad recommends that you apply for a passport as soon as you know you are participating in the program. If you already have a passport: Please check the expiration date. Passports should be valid for at least 6 months following your scheduled time abroad.

Visa Notice: Visa regulations are being reviewed and updated constantly. Please check with the Faculty Director of Program Provider regarding Visa requirements.

passport

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